AstonHack

February 20th - 21st 2021

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Challenges

Speaker 1

Best Hack (1st, 2nd, 3rd)

ACSS

1st - Robot Car, 2nd - Drone, 3rd - Magnet (mini-fridge included)

Speaker 2

Best Newcomer

ACSS

Raspberry Pi Starter Kit

Speaker 3

Best Goose Hack

ACSS

Goose Plush

Speaker 4

Capture the Flag - Challenge 1

ACSS

Cool Keyboard

Speaker 5

Capture the Flag - Challenge 2

ACSS

Black Hoodie

Speaker 6

Capture the Flag - Challenge 3

ACSS

V for Vendetta Mask

Speaker 5

MEME Party Funtime

Majestic

Elephant Plushies

Speaker 5

Healthy Body = Healthy Mind

CX Squared

Hue Starter Pack

Speaker 5

Retro Game

CodeWizards & Antstream

Super Limited Edition Hoodie, Anstream Premium subscriptions, (lockdown permitting) come visit a real-life game studio, priceless kudos of being a super star

Speaker 5

Good for Society

BCS

Fox and Geese board game

Speaker 5

Smart Geese

CSIC

Leap Motion controller or Amazon Vouchers

Speaker 5

Hackiest Hack

Hackathons UK

A giant enter key

Speaker 5

Best Domain Registered with Domain.com

MLH

PowerSquare Qi Wireless Phone Charger & Domain.com Backpack

Speaker 5

Best use of Google Cloud

MLH

Google Branded Parkland Academy Backpack

Speaker 5

Best Hardware Hack Sponsored by Digi-Key

MLH

Winners receive Grove Beginner Kits

Sponsors


Partners

EVENT SCHEDULE

Saturday 20th February 2021

Hackathon Check-in Opens Devpost

Opening Ceremony Twitch

Hacking Starts!

Capture the Flag Introduction & Live Q&A - ACSS Twitch

Event 1 - Majestic Twitch

Why is AI so rubbish and how does it keep making awful mistakes?

Event 2 - CX Squared & Synaptek Twitch

Introduction to GraphQL

Event 3 - Codewizards Twitch

Multiplayer Talk

Event 4 - Hackathons UK Twitch

Pictionary

Event 5 - MLH Discord

Werewolf & BlackRock Challenges

Event 6 - ACSS Twitch & Discord

MEGA GAME BLOCK

Event 7 - ACSS Discord

Midnight Quiz

Sunday 21st February 2021

Rerun Event 1 - Majestic Twitch

Why is AI so rubbish and how does it keep making awful mistakes?

Rerun Event 2 - CX Squared & Synaptek Twitch

Introduction to GraphQL

Rerun Event 3 - Codewizards Twitch

Multiplayer Talk

Event 8 - ACSS Discord

Intro to Devpost

Hacking Ends!

Event 9 - ACSS Twitch

Capture the Flag Solutions

Event 10 - Hack Productions/ACSS Twitch & Discord

Watch Submissions/Marbles

Closing Ceremony Twitch

Thank you for attending the event. We hope you enjoyed it!

Major League Hacking 2021 Hackathon Season